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At early 16th century a priest joins the spanish conquerros in order to bring christianity to the indios. The expedition is murdered by the indios, only the priest is sparred. Santiago, the... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Cosme Cortázar Cosme Cortázar ... Priest Santiago
Francis Rueda Francis Rueda ... Priest's sister
Doris Díaz Doris Díaz
Alexander Milic Alexander Milic ... Spanish conqueror
Reggie Nalder ... German conqueror
Luis Pardi Luis Pardi
Amílcar Marcano Amílcar Marcano
Yajaira Salazar Yajaira Salazar
Wilfredo Cisneros Wilfredo Cisneros
Luis Alberto de Mozos Luis Alberto de Mozos
Fanny Díaz Fanny Díaz
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zenay Santana Zenay Santana
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Storyline

At early 16th century a priest joins the spanish conquerros in order to bring christianity to the indios. The expedition is murdered by the indios, only the priest is sparred. Santiago, the priest, first tries to continue christianization, but finally becomes one of them - until the Spaniards return. Written by Oliver Heidelbach

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Adventure | Drama

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Country:

Venezuela

Language:

Spanish | German

Release Date:

9 October 1991 (Venezuela) See more »

Also Known As:

Jericho See more »

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1.85 : 1
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Official submission of Venezuela for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 64th Academy Awards in 1992. See more »

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Simply perfect
18 September 1998 | by Adriana01See all my reviews

Everything in this movie is just superb; the photography, the story, the casting, even the setting. It is witty, funny, touching... I absolutely loved it


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